Location: 23700 block of Camphor-Terra Bella

Incident Date: 09-21-15

Incident Time: 2340

Case Number: 15-11913

Posted by: Media Relations

 On 09/21/2015 at approximately 2346 hours, deputies from the Sheriff's Porterville Substation responded to a carjacking in the 23700 block of Camphor in Terra Bella.  During the investigation, it was learned the victim arrived home and was approached by two males in a Gray 4 door vehicle. One male adult exited the vehicle wearing a black mask and pointed a gun to the victim asking him for his vehicle keys. The victim gave the suspects the vehicle keys then fled for his safety. The suspects were not able to take possession of the vehicle therefore left the area and vehicle keys in the ignition. 


Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call the Tulare County Sheriff's Department at (559) 782-9650 or they can remain anonymous by calling or texting (559) 725-4194 or through email at tcso@tipnow.com